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Latest Fashion Trends in the Dresses for Girls

The festive season is approaching fast. Dress manufacturers are ready to make good profit from ‘latest fashion’ crazy shoppers. Girls are more fashion oriented than boys. Parents too focus more upon the look of their daughters. Hence, stores too offer wider range for girls dress. When you have so many options to chose from, being confuse is very common. It is important to know the latest arrivals to give your shopping a ‘current’ look. Even the latest and costliest style and design may not suit the body shape and other parameters, therefore, before buying any one consider the suitability. Numerous online sources provide real good information and tips ‘free’ about the suitability of dress. The following part of this article is focused upon some popular designs and styles of dresses for girls.

Satin dress with bubble hemline and ribbon sash is quite popular. The major attraction lies in its elegant … Read More

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Top Ten Fashion Trends From the 1940’s

Rationing:

World War II impacted virtually every aspect of American life and fashion was no exception. In 1942, the United States imposed a rationing system similar to the one Great Britain had implemented the previous year, limiting, among other things, the amount of fabric that could be used in a single garment. Materials including wool, silk, leather and a fledgling DuPont Corp. invention called nylon were diverted for use in uniforms, parachutes, shoelaces and even bomber noses.

Jackets could be no more than 25 inches in length, pants no more than 19 inches in circumference at the hem, belts no more than two inches wide and heels no more than an inch in height. Hemlines rose to the knee in an effort to conserve fabric. Buttons, cuffs, pockets and decorative details like ruffles and lace were used sparingly. Women wore shorter, boxy jackets for a V-shaped silhouette reminiscent of military … Read More

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How Long Does It Take to Become a Fashion Designer?

The question many aspiring young artists with a flair for fashion often ask is, “How long does it take to become a fashion designer?” The answer differs according to the individual, but there are some standards that can be set so that anyone who wishes to enter the industry and become successful in it can have some idea of what to do and how long to wait before he or she can launch a clothing line and start getting public attention.

Starting as Early as Possible

Students in high school should already have some idea of what they want to do in life, so if an interest in fashion is already apparent as early as fourteen years old, students can already start taking classes to get a jump start on training. There are art and design classes, home economics, sewing and tailoring, pattern-making and other fashion-related classes that high schools … Read More

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Starving For Fashion’s Sake – NOT!

The only constant thing in this world is change. Cliché, but it’s true. It applies to almost everything but it applies more to fashion. Fashion trends change every now and then. Change in trend means change in your wardrobe. Hence, change in wardrobe means you will need to buy new ones so that your wardrobe matches the wardrobe of others who, like most women, like being “in” in fashion.

You might read from a fashion magazine that suede flats are so last season and ankle gladiator wedges are in for this fall. It doesn’t matter. You’ll just find yourself going to a boutique buying your new pair of ankle gladiator wedges, right? And guess what? Come winter, it will be “so last season” again.

So what do you do? You go to the boutique again and buy another pair that is “so this season.” Then comes the next season and … Read More

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9 Universal Fashion Hacks for Every Curvy Girl

Fashion is your personal statement, irrespective of whether you follow the runway trends or not. While styling is about looking glamorous, you need to keep a check on your comfort factor, as well. It wouldn’t be wrong to say that the fashion world is biased towards petite women. They surely have more brands, trends, and choices as compared to others on the plus size. However, we have 9 cool fashion hacks that will help you in styling better, even with a few extra pounds.

1. Choose the right brand. Well, most plus size women don’t wear the size they need, which is a grave mistake. Look for brands that deal exclusively in women plus size clothing, so that you find something that’s flattering for your size.

2. Wear cotton. If you tend to sweat a lot, you need to skip synthetic clothing to the best possible extent. Polyester and similar … Read More

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The Power of Nudity and Fashion in Women

Let me start by defining nudity as it is expressed in the Merriam Webster Dictionary as being devoid of a natural or conventional covering especially not covered by clothing. The act of going nude is born out of fashion. At this point I would like to bring to the fore certain shifts from fashion to nudism. The reader before this generation entered both the jet and information age, women have been seen with creatively sown clothing of all types.

Some of which are so interesting and appealing to behold; on the other hand acceptable. It is a truism to state without equivocation that it is crave for fashion that led women to dress and appear nude. Nudism which is practiced by the female folk all over the world existed through the evolution of fashion. It is against this backdrop that intellectuals captured it as the practice of going nude especially … Read More

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Fashion News – What’s Trendy in 2008?

A fashion conscious person never misses the fashion trends for the year to come. If you are already reading this article, this means that you are interested in what to wear in 2008. Do you like the fashion of the fifties? Well, you should, because it will come back in 2008 and that entire craze will be in style again. As a matter of fact, this trend of the 50s comeback has already started before 2008, so you are at least a bit familiar with the concept.

First things first: the spring summer fashion for 2008 will contain a lot of interesting models that clearly reminds us of the 50s. Baggy dresses below the knee for day wear or vaporous dresses for evening that will make the fashion in 2008. The trousers will be in fashion as well, and mini trousers may be worn as well. Capri trousers are still … Read More

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The Fashion Capital of South East Asia Goes Wholesale

For someone interested in wholesale clothes, Bangkok offers just about anything you want. In today’s economic world, small online businesses continue to be the fastest growing place. They offer a wide variety of products and services. This is especially true when it comes to clothing options. One of the hottest cities around the world for new clothing wholesale shops is Bangkok, Thailand. Thailand sits in the middle of Southeast Asia. Its capital city is Bangkok. Over the past couple of decades, this country has grown into an economic powerhouse in this area of the world. Markets around the world feel its global influence. This is especially true in the fashion industry.

Most people associate Thailand fashion with the growing number of designers that make their home in this area of the world. However, a growing number of shops located in and around the capital city offer fashionable clothing and wholesale … Read More

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The Effects of Fashion Style to Females

Fashion has great influence to all females over the years because females are more into fashion styles than men. To females, fashion is a statement and determines your own personality by portraying your different styles. Fashion should be unique in every individual, however because of media influences fashion style has created a common denominator which most people imitate to become like the “supermodels”. Fashion style its has positive and negative effects to females. We will determine first the negative effects of fashion style and we will re-enforce it with positive effects.

Negative effects of fashion style

Identity. Your identity is affected with fashion style because you tend to follow what is stereotypical in the fashion world. Fashion industry created a stereotyped supermodels who are labelled to beautiful with their thin physique. Most females worked so hard just to achieve that supermodel figure, because of their misconception about being beautiful. To … Read More

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Boho Girl Festival Fashion

Bohemian girls combine function and fashion as well as are tremendously earth conscious. Distressed rayon stonewashed maxi dresses in medieval renaissance styles paired with comfortable sneakers or go for the recycled sari gypsy skirts, the ’90s fashion is here to stay. Customize an outfit inspired by the free spirited bohemian fashion: a colored panelled mini skirt, tank top, and high-tops in vivid oranges in yellows, spring boho chic is in the air!!!

When in doubt, a kaftan maxi dress is an easy choice, its soft roomy silhouette gives you plenty of room to dance while caressing your curves. Go for the shorter caftans and show off your legs, style with classic black Vans, large gold hoops and mala beads. From gorgeous floral blossoming prints to paisleys and tribal designs, festivals are all for the wild and untamed bohemian fashionista.Be bold and breezy in a printed sari gypsy maxi skirt, relaxed … Read More

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